Putting together the story of Judge Sonia Sotomayor's nomination to the Supreme Court, many have struggled with her religion. Is she Catholic? She was raised Catholic, right? We know she went to Catholic schools. Is she a practicing Catholic?
Over on Beliefnet, David Gibson asks, Does it matter?
He quotes no less a Catholic judge than Antonin Scalia (as reported by First Things):
We say: Charlottesville reveals the weeping wound of racism. What do we, the American Catholic faith community, do next? Read the editorial.
Is that enough to put the matter to rest?